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Western Digital WD5000BEVT-00A0RT0 (Hard Drive, 500GB, SATA, 2.5 Inch)

DVD / CD / HD 2.5 Inch, Harddisk, internal, SATA, Western Digital

Western Digital WD5000BEVT-00A0RT0 (Hard Drive, 500GB, SATA, 2.5 Inch)
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The Western Digital WD5000BEVT-00A0RT0 is a 500 GB hard drive which is automatically recognized by the Linux kernel and fully supported:

ata1: SATA link up 3.0 Gbps (SStatus 123 SControl 300)
ata1.00: ATA-8: WDC WD5000BEVT-00A0RT0, 01.01A01, max UDMA/133
ata1.00: 976773168 sectors, multi 16: LBA48 NCQ (depth 31/32), AA
ata1.00: configured for UDMA/133
scsi 0:0:0:0: Direct-Access     ATA      WDC WD5000BEVT-0 01.0 PQ: 0 ANSI: 5
sd 0:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg0 type 0
sd 0:0:0:0: [sda] 976773168 512-byte logical blocks: (500 GB/465 GiB)
sd 0:0:0:0: [sda] Write Protect is off
sd 0:0:0:0: [sda] Mode Sense: 00 3a 00 00
sd 0:0:0:0: [sda] Write cache: enabled, read cache: enabled, doesn't support DPO or FUA
 sda: sda1 sda2 < sda5 >
sd 0:0:0:0: [sda] Attached SCSI disk

Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS 3.13.0-57-generic - 12/07/2015

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